Jessica, New Years Day 2012

Jessica Mink


Jessica leading an Urban Wilds Tour
I currently

I have

  • received the Boston Bikes 2011 Lifetime Advocate Award,
    the MassBike 2000 award for "Lifetime Commitment to the Bicycling Community in Massachusetts",
    the Charles River Wheelmen 1991 Volunteer Award
  • been president of the Boston Area Bicycle Coalition three times, and was a board member for all all but the first three years of its existence,
  • been the first president of the Bicycle Coalition of Massachusetts, which grew out of the BABC and is now the Massachusetts Bicycle Coalition,
  • served on the boards of those organizations for 15 years from 1980 to 1995 (and again from 2004-2006),
  • served on the several versions of the Boston Bicycle Advisory Committee.
  • planned bike routes with the City of Boston,
  • advocated bikes on trails as chair of the Statewide Trails Advisory Board for three years during the 1980's,
  • worked on bikepaths as an advocate for the extension of the Charles River Bikepath, the construction of the Minuteman Commuter Bikeway, and the reconstruction of Boston's Emerald Necklace Greenway.
  • co-coordinated Boston Bike Days in 1986, 1987, 1988, and 1989.
  • worked on, documented, publicized, and sometimes run Bike Weeks from 1980 through 2011,
  • worked on Bikes on the T and other intermodal issues for almost 20 years.

Last updated March 15, 2015 by Jessica Mink